Concrete Vaulted Construction in Imperial Rome: Innovations in Context

Concrete Vaulted Construction in Imperial Rome: Innovations in Context

Lynne C. Lancaster


studying the equipment and strategies that enabled developers to build probably the most enforcing monuments of old Rome, Lynne Lancaster makes a speciality of structurally cutting edge vaulting and the standards that stimulated its development, in addition to a variety of comparable practices and numerous thoughts of buttressing. offering the geological historical past of the neighborhood development stones, Lancaster applies mineralogical research to signify buying and selling styles and land use. She additionally examines development ideas relating to the social, fiscal, and political contexts of Rome.

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